Voigtlander Heliar Ultra Wide-Angle 12mm f/5.6 Lens


Product Highlights

  • Ultra Wide-Angle 12mm Lens
  • 121° Angle of View
  • Leica M Bayonet Mount
SKU: VGTLDRF4.5/15MM Categories: ,

Product Description

The Voigtlander Heliar Ultra Wide-Angle 12mm f/5.6 Lens is the widest rectilinear (non-fisheye) lens available for 35mm photography, with an angle of view of 121°. Despite this, it has minimal distortion for such a wide angle, and can focus to 11.8″ from the lens. It has an M mount. Voigtlander recommends the use of a level for distortion-free photos.

Ultra wide-angle 12mm lens
121° angle of view
M mount
Mount M bayonet mount
Focal Length 12mm
Maximum Aperture f/5.6
Minimum Aperture f/22
Picture Angle 121°
Number of Aperture Blades 9
Minimum Focus Distance 11.8" / 30 cm
Filter 67 mm
Dimensions 2.9 x 1.7" / 74.6 x 42.5 mm
Weight 8.1 oz / 230 g
Viewfinder Available separately
Type of lens: Reverse Galileo Viewfinder
Lens construction: 4 groups, 4 elements
Magnification: 0.36
Finder diopter: -1.0 D
Weight: 2.39 oz (68g)
Packaging Info
Package Weight 0.8 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 5.2 x 4.7 x 4.5"


  • 1 x Voigtlander Heliar Ultra Wide-Angle 12mm f/5.6 Lens
  • 1 x Lens Hood
  • 1 x Front Lens Cap
  • 1 x Rear Lens Cap